OCHD is very pleased to share news through this images page of two major visits to India of our CEO, Mr Pritheepal Singh. A major outcome of the visits has been to profile the major support OCHD provides in Hampshire and Dorset, and at national UK in some areas for our Indian and broader Multicultural/Ethnic Minority (BAME) communities.
This from support to our international students, supporting links between South Coast and UK universities and colleges to India and broader South Asia, and on visa and passport related matters in the case of India, forging links with and support to public service organisations, and at a national level working with partners, the UKNFS, Kick it Out, Football Supporters Association on anti-racism, and racial diversity and inclusion in football.
During the visits Pritheepal met with Vice Chancellors of renowned Indian universities, Director Generals and senior officers of a number of States of India Police forces. In addition, on the first of the two visits he was a VIP guest at the Parliament of India, and met with world renowned actor and singer celebrities Mr Amrinder Bobby, and Mr Gurdaas Maan.
He also been a special guest lead speaker at a major arts programme event in conjunction with meeting the leads and renowned artists of the Srajan the Spark arts organisation, where in Britain he is the Chief Patron of the UK Chapter. We hope you will enjoy the set of images below from the visits by the OCHD CEO.